We only accept applications for IARU Courses (including Berkeley Summer Sessions) online programs in summer 2021. Please click here for the application guidelines.
The Berkeley Summer Sessions are summer programs offered by University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley). Five different sessions of varying lengths (A~E) are offered each summer and the summer program consists of more than 600 courses in various academic disciplines. Most participants are UC Berkeley students, but the program accepts nearly 4,000 students from the US and all over the world. The University of Tokyo is one of the partner universities of the Berkeley Summer Sessions. We accept applicants for the Regular Courses in which students can take academic lectures and the Summer English Language Studies in which students mainly study English as a foreign language.
Two weeks - Ten weeks in May - August, 2020
The United States / Berkeley
About 30 for the Regular Courses
About 30 for the Summer English Language Studies
[Costs (Example of 2019 Summer, Subject to change) ]
-Tuition fee: USD 550 per unit (students usually take 3 or 5 units)
-Registration Fee: USD 450
-One-time, non-refundable Document Management Fee: USD 58
-International Service Fee: USD 330
-Accommodation: varies with duration and accommodation facility
Maximum JPY 480,000 in accordance with the eligibility and requirements
Confirmation of notification for applying Study Abroad Programs Administered by the Division for Global Campus Initiatives, The University of Tokyo
Confirmation of intention to receive scholarships
Apply from the "Study Abroad" tab on the Academic Affairs System website (UTAS, ITC-LMS). (Please read Application Guidelines carefully).
Reports of past participants are available in the past students’ reports page.
(A part of) scholarships for participants of this program is supported by Short-term Study Abroad Programs supported by UTokyo Alumni (for Undergraduate Students) UTokyo Global Experience Program